04 Oct 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today met the family of the man lynched in Dadri over rumour that he had eaten beef, assuring them of justice and dismissed criticism of his government with the assertion that his party will "never do politics" over such incident.
30 Sep 2015
Greater Noida: Tension prevailed in a village in Dadri after a 50-year-old man was beaten to death and his son seriously injured by a mob which barged into their house following rumours that the family had consumed beef.
02 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Describing Swachh Bharat as the 'mother of all missions' launched by the NDA government, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said though there has been progress in construction of individual toilets, some major states like UP and Bihar are yet to pick up momentum.
03 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country has always focused on personal hygiene, but it should now focus on social hygiene as well.
01 Oct 2015
Hyderabad: About 16 lakh trucks went off the roads in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh today as part of the nationwide indefinite strike by the truckers to protest against the present toll system.
14 Sep 2015
Mau/Sitapur: Two rape victims were shot dead in separate incidents in Uttar Pradesh with one of them being fatally attacked just two days before she had to appear in a court as a witness in the case.
01 Oct 2015
Ongole (AP): In a gruesome incident, a five-year-old boy was murdered allegedly by a man in a suspected case of human sacrifice as part of a witchcraft-related ritual in Prakasam district here yesterday.
24 Sep 2015
Lucknow: The one-man inquiry commission set up by the Uttar Pradesh government to probe Muzaffarnagar riots yesterday submitted its report to Governor Ram Naik.
20 Sep 2015
Lucknow: A sub inspector of the police has been suspended following intervention of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav after pictures of the cop damaging the typewriter of an elderly typist went viral on the social media.
20 Sep 2015
Lucknow: Stressing that maintaining law and order was his first priority, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said on Saturday that district magistrates and superintendents of police would be held directly responsible if any communal incident takes place in their respective districts.